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A dictator by general definition is an absolute ruler of a sovereign state, governs outside the otherwise accepted rule of law, commonly (but not necessarily) gained power through fraud or a coup d'état, or resorts to them to stay in power, may develop a cult of personality and/or may be autocratic, oppressive, despotic or tyrannical.